Schools: donation of works of art; AP Scholars Named – Huntington Now
A work of Andalusian the Artist was given this week at Huntington High School. The Huntington artist said: “To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month Danny Rivera of Huntington Assembly, Friends of Huntington Station Quartier Latin Xavier Palacios and I teamed up to create this painting for Huntington High School. This is dedicated to the large Latino community of Huntington, NY. We want to embrace the voices that sometimes go unheard.
AP Fellows at Elwood
A total of 41 current Elwood-John H. Glenn High School students have been named AP Scholars for 2022 by the College Board. The Advanced Placement Program recognizes several different levels of reward for college student academic achievement in AP coursework and exams.
Sixteen seniors – Jehanara Akhund, Juliet Beuka, Alejandra Cevahir, Matthew
Charlotin, ZiYun Chen, Sophia Crowley, Kevin Golden, Colby Knorr, Riya Kumar, Piper
Mascaros, Olivia Mascia, Grace Motta, Margaret Murphy, John O’Hara, Malav Shah and
Garrett Warren – and Maxwell Gazes junior were named AP Scholars, granted to students
who receive scores of 3 or more on three or more AP exams.
Four seniors – Giuliana Brown, Matthew Feldman, Benjamin Fuchs and Aelyn Rubin
– have been named AP Scholars with Honor, awarded to students who achieve an average grade of
at least 3.25 on all AP exams taken, and scores of 3 or higher on four or more of them
Twenty-one seniors – Daniel Algerio, Nicholas Barragato, Cateyann Bernhard,
Thomas Cabrera, Angelina DeMarco, Evan Faraci, David Feldman, Joshua Haddad, Emily
Koumas, Emily LaMena, Alex Luyster, Andreanna Mancini, Daniella Mancini, Genaveva
Musgrove, Kyle O’Connor, Brittney Pham, James Rourke, Kayla Schwartz, Sabrina Siddiqui,
Nathaniel Tyll and Arianna Vouthas – were named AP Scholars with Distinction, granted to
students who receive an average grade of at least 3.5 on all AP exams taken and grades of 3
or more on five or more exams.
Countywide Music Honors
Six students from Harborfields High School were recently selected for the Suffolk County Music Educators Association’s All-County Jazz Bands. They are: Jackson Ferrara (solo trombone,
High School Instrumental Jazz), Peter Hoss (lead tenor saxophone, High School
Instrumental Jazz), Kam Johansen (solo trumpet, High School Instrumental Jazz), Hartley
Semmes (trumpet, High School Instrumental Jazz), Ethan Rosenthal (drums, High School
Jazz Instrumental) and Maddie Woodward (soprano, Jazz Vocal).
Formation of an alumni group
The South Huntington School District is looking for graduates of Walt Whitman High School to join a new group of alumni. Graduates can use the link below to register or contact the district public relations office at [email protected] or call 631-812-3122. Alumni Group Google Form
Tribute to young readers
Jefferson Primary honored its students who excelled over the summer with the Elementary Reading Initiative. Quoted: Catherine Riddle, Olivia Perfetto, Briella Garcia, Kate Roskot, Anna MacManus, Samuel Van Kirk, Willow Engel, Elliot Frintzillas, Jabari Pryce, Kaylie Fleischmann, Emma Nonnenmacher, Emmeline Cooney, Sasha Sowyarda, Nicole Marin Maldonado, Nathan Campbell, Everett Lopez, Jack Roskot, Davis Funes, Molly McCormick and Patrick MacManus.